Press Releases

PASIG CITY, January 19, 2018 – In partnership with the Department of Education (DepEd), the Metrobank Foundation, Inc. (MBFI) opens the nominations for the 2018 Metrobank Foundation Outstanding Filipinos – Award for Teachers.   read more
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January 19, 2018
PASIG CITY, January 19, 2018 – The Department of Education (DepEd) affirmed that education continues amid the challenges posed by Mayon Volcano’s high-level of unrest, while closely coordinating with concerned offices to ensure that learners, teachers, and personnel are safe and well-inf read more
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January 19, 2018
PASIG CITY, January 16, 2018 – Recognizing the importance of professionalizing standards for teachers and for their continuous development, the Department of Education (DepEd), through the Teacher Education Council (TEC), adopted the Philippine Professional Standards for Teachers (PPST). read more
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January 16, 2018
DAVAO CITY, JANUARY 12, 2018 – Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones reaffirmed the Department of Education’s (DepEd) commitment to further strengthen the Indigenous Peoples Education (IPEd) Program through continuous consultations with IP elders, leaders, and community representatives durin read more
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January 12, 2018
ADELAIDE AUSTRALIA, January 12, 2018 – Philippine student-athletes delivered impressive performances and brought home medals in the recently concluded 10th Pacific School Games in Adelaide, Australia.   read more
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January 12, 2018
PASIG CITY, January 11, 2018 –  As part of its continuing efforts to promote the Child Protection Policy, the Department of Education (DepEd) received 1,500 copies of the manual entitled “Breaking the Chain of Violence Against Children: A Specialized Training Course for DepEd Child Protection Spe read more
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January 11, 2018
LANAO DEL NORTE, January 8, 2018 – True to her rallying cry that education must continue despite adversities, Department of Education (DepEd) Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones personally visited and inspected the schools ravaged by Typhoon “Vinta” in Lanao del Norte on January 5. read more
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January 8, 2018
PASIG CITY, January 5, 2018 – Consistent with the Department of Education’s (DepEd) support of the Duterte administration’s Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) as a means to significantly develop the country’s human capital and with Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones’s commi read more
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January 5, 2018
BILIRAN, December 31, 2017 – Department of Education (DepEd) Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones stressed the significance of regaining normalcy in education in Biliran after Tropical Storm Urduja hit Eastern Visayas.    read more
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December 31, 2017
PASIG CITY, December 22, 2017 – The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) officially handed over a total of 1.1 million supplementary books for the Department of Education’s (DepEd) Kindergarten to Grade 3 (K-3) classroom libraries in Regions I (Ilocos) and VII (Cent read more
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December 22, 2017